Library News

Main Library Launches Microbusiness Center

We are pleased to announce that the Library's Microbusiness Center, funded by a grant from the Knight Foundation, is now open. The Microbusiness Center is located on the first floor of Main Library in the area formerly occupied by the Library Shop on Main.

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Passport Services at Main Library

The Akron-Summit County Public Library makes it easier to plan your next trip! Passport Services are available by appointment in the Technology Center located on the First Floor of Main Library.

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Mango Languages

The Akron-Summit County Public Library now offers the Mango Languages online language-learning system to its patrons.

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Portage Lakes Branch 25th Anniversary Celebration

Join us August 8th from 1:00-3:00 for an afternoon of celebration and fun with music by Found Sound, Alumni of the UA Steelband, appearances by mascots Paws, the library lion, and Akron RubberDucks’ Orbit, and cake (donated by Acme) and ice cream provided by the Friends of Portage Lakes Branch Library.